Kayans, long neck tribe. Chiangmai, Thailand.

Due to the civil war between Karenni separatists and the Burmese army two decades ago, Thailand granted Burmese refugees to reside in Northern Thailand. This brought in the Kayans population from Myanmar. To date, there are only 130,000 Kayans living in both Myanmar and Thailand. Controlled by the Thai Government, The Kayans, also known as Karen long neck tribe resides…

Wat Rong Khun. Chiangrai, Thailand.

Wat Rong Khun also known as the White Temple among foreigners is designed and built by Ajarn Chalermchai Kositpipat. His wish is to have people all the world to visit the White Temple and admire his art through this masterpiece, like how they visit the Taj Mahal and Angkor Wat. Wat Rong Khun is different from…

The Original Floating Market. Thailand

Travel is to see the true picture of local culture, getting close to the locals and learn about the lifestyle one has authentically, without filter. The original floating market in Thailand is about 2 hours away from Bangkok, Damnoen Saduak Floating Market. Flooding with tourists today, it was once a water town where daily life…

life @ Maeklong Railway Market. Thailand.

8 times a day, in the past 30 years, the same train run across this market, where people make a living by selling fresh produce and food. 10 minutes before the train arrives, siren alerts the stall keepers to keep their belongings…and they repeat doing the same 8 times a day, 7 days a week……